- cable modem
- A modem for use with cable systems. Offers much higher data
rates than conventional analogue modems.
Where a cable modem has LEDs on the front, these are typically one or more of:
LED Short for Description PWR Power Power on indicator. USB USB Indicates activity on USB connection. ENET Ethernet Indicates activity on Ethernet connection. U/S Up Stream D/S Down Stream SYNC RDY Ready Indicates that the modem is ready for normal use. Off indicates that it is performing its self test or that there is a fault.